I think exposing Web services from mainframes makes a bunch of sense (if you choose appropriate representation formats). However unless you’re sitting atop java (you might be I guess) then I can’t offer any opinions about how to go about it.
> On 8 Oct 2018, at 14:44, Andy Culotta <culottaen...@gmail.com
> I really appreciate your response to my question; I actually didnt think I would hear from anyone, but, now I am reassured, Thank you.
> I am using Eclipse and Netbeans, and will try to follow your reccomendations of using Maven, whcih is also new to me;
> Also, I am trying to position myself for "Modernization" projects, on the IBM Mainframe platform, z/OS, OS/MVS, COBOL;
> I do think there is a way for RESTful WebServices to be used in these efforts, but, I am still going up the learning curve and it may take me some time to understnad how to achieve this.Any suggestions will be appreciated.
> Once again, Thank you very much,
> a lonely independent consultant, lol
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